Harker Team Has Digital Doubts

Writing in the Harker Research blog, www.radioinsights.com, Richard Harker and Linda Shrader Bos once again expressed their pessimism about online radio, saying that the latest streaming ratings “raise serious questions about the future of digital radio. Aside from a couple of exceptions, online listening growth is at best anemic, and in some cases even declining. Broadcast groups that are betting everything on streaming and an app may be making a very bad bet.”